James Napoli

You Will Never Run Out Of Screenwriting Ideas If You Keep Killing Them

You Will Never Run Out Of Screenwriting Ideas If You Keep Killing Them

At some point early in the creation of their screenplays, students I work with need to share their loglines with their fellow screenwriters, and very often the air of unease about this process is palpable. Not so much because these authors are nervous about having written a poor logline, but because once the idea is […]

 Jack Garman

​If You Want To Write A Screenplay, Don’t Start Writing A Screenplay

​If You Want To Write A Screenplay, Don’t Start Writing A Screenplay

Writing a screenplay is a curious beast. There is thinking time and there is writing time. Each serves a specific purpose in developing your story. The value of mulling different combinations and iterations of your screenplay in your mind is often underestimated. Giving your creative mind sufficient time and space to work will help you […]